Seminar and Workshop

On the occasion of world mental health day

On the occasion of world mental health day on 10th October a seminar was organized by Department of Public Health, Northern University Bangladesh, combinedly with Freedom Within  on 5th October, 19. This year the theme of the day is, "Mental health promotion and suicide prevention"

The chief guest of the seminar was Prof. Dr. Engr. Md. Humayun kabir, pro-vc, Northern University Bangladesh and it was chaired by Prof. Dr.(Lt Col) Sarder Mahmud Hossain, Head, department of public health, NUB, The key note speaker of the seminar was Nasima Akther, Managing director, Freedom Within. 

The seminar was effective and students expressed their mind that society will be benefitted by mental  health  promotion.



Dr. Rajan R Patil from SRM University Chennai, India visited NUB on July 10, 2018 to strengthen Public Health collaboration between two universities.

It is a part of his effort to establish SAARC Public Health network among SAARC members states. Honorable VC, Pro-vc, Dean, Head of the Dept. of Public Health along with faculty members were present on the occasion.


”ইলেকট্রনিক ডিভাইস ব্যবহারে চোখের সতর্কতা’

A pictorial and colorful booklet entitle “ইলেকট্রনিক ডিভাইস ব্যবহারে চোখের সতর্কতা “ has been developed by the MPH students (39R Batch) of the course ‘Health Education and Health Promotion’ Department of Public Health, Northern University Bangladesh (NUB) through a workshop under the leadership of the course teacher Bilkis Banu, PhD Scholar, Heidelberg University, Germany and Assistant Professor of the dept. Dr. (Lt Col) Sarder Mahmud Hossain, PhD, Professor & Head, and other faculty members were present in the workshop. This booklet was distributed among the teachers and students of NUB to aware this crucial issue.